Croatia is one of the hottest spots for sailing trips and it isn’t hard to see why! A perfect combination of breathtaking scenery, excellent cuisine, and relaxed Mediterranean culture makes it the perfect balance of picturesque and peaceful.
Charter a yacht from the historic harbour at Pula for a 7 day adventure of the North Croatian coastline. You can spend your week exploring world famous national parks, snorkelling and diving, beach hopping, and much more all against an idyllic Mediterranean backdrop. Get in touch to start planning your tailor-made yacht charter quote, we'll include a Skipper if you need one plus a bespoke sailing itinerary for your group.SAMPLE ITINERARY
Arrival & check-in, Pula
Fly into Pula Airport then board your yacht in Pula (or nearby Pomer) & stock up with provisions for your week. The ancient town of Pula has all the feel of a relaxed, Mediterranean getaway destination. Explore the historic sites that include the Arch of Triumph, the ancient temple of Augustus, and the Roman amphitheatre; or simply soak up the coastal calm on the streets before setting sail in the morning!
Brijuni National Park
Located just a 5 mile sail from Pula, Brijuni National Park consists of 14 stunning islands. The largest island is Veli Brijun which has a small marina for you to spend the night in. Surround Veli Brijun, is a unique landscape of green islands cropping out from the sea which once served as a summer residence of the Yugoslavian leader Tito. The park is full of cycling and walking paths, as well as Roman ruins and a safari park to explore.
Enjoy a longer sail to the sunny island of Unije. If you’re after a beachy day, the most popular swimming bay is Maracol on the east side of Unije. The island also boasts great hiking trails if you want to enjoy your day above sea level. Whatever you find yourself doing during the day, Unije has a range of restaurants and bars to enjoy in the evening.
As soon as your arrive at the port of the rugged island of Permuda, you will be greeted by the historic chapel of San Ciriaco as well as a small traditional Croatian tavern. If you’re a diving enthusiast, you may want to plan a trip to the magical “Katedrala”, a cave system that has a unique and captivating lighting effect that causes the caves to glow like stained glass windows in the cathedrals after which it was named.
Sail about 15 nautical miles past picturesque, smaller islands to reach Dugi Otok – the “long island”. Here you’ll anchor in the large Bay of Sakarun which is widely regarded as one of the most stunning beaches in Croatia. Alongside stunning coastlines you will find find enchanting vineyards and orchards, and the Nature Park Telašćica.
Silba is known for its unique beaches that range from pebbly to sandy. Take one of your last chances to go for a dip in the warm waters of the Mediterranean, or embark on the unique experience of climbing the “Tower of Love”. The town can be accessed by a roughly 30min walk following a unique forest trail.
Return to Pula
Return to Pula harbour for your final evening to check out and start planning your next adventure!
Check-out is at 9am Saturday morning.
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